Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An abbreviation of the Latin ovum, egg.
- n. a terrorist group of Protestants who oppose any political settlement with Irish nationalists; a paramilitary group that attacks Catholic interests in Northern Ireland
“What cud tehy have fur a name ov their akting companee, ai wunder?”
““My Own House” “Wait Til You See The Rest of the Band” an wun moare ai kant member…..the name ov….dose ar mi phographz …….”
“Capshun can beez title ov pikshure; can awlso be a kupon fur a mowsie-shayped kitteh treet;”
“Well, then," says his Riv'rence, "in considheration ov the needcessity," says he, "I'll let you off for this time! but mind now, afther I say _præstho_, the first ov us that spakes a word ov English is the hare -- _præstho_!”
“In the name ov God," says the Pope, very solemniously, "what _is_ the maning ov all this at all at all?" says he.”
“Chap. XOZ An Act to change the name ov certain truant SCHOOLS.”
“O, Bryan dear, "says he, letting on to cry," if you were alive to hear a _boddagh Sassenagh_ like this casting up his counthry to me ov the name ov Maguire. ”
“I don wanna chaenj teh name ov Tyeboo tiik, itz big enuff 4 ebbereeting.”
“Hao meny noms duz it taek to get to teh inside ov a kaktus?”
“Mebbee a ladee Bunneh wil poppez aowt ov a kaike oar sumefin;”
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